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Burton Backhill Reviews Summary and Buyer's Guide

Last updated May 12, 2019

based on 89 reviews

We have checked tens of reviews and found 8 reasons to buy the Backhill - and 2 reasons NOT to buy it.

Check all the pros and cons here.

88% of the reviewers give the Burton Backhill a good or excellent rating!

Excellent (79%)
Good (9%)
Average (5%)
Poor (0%)
Bad (5%)

Reviews Summary

Here's what the reviewers think about the Burton Backhill:

Reviewers like these things about the Burton Backhill

  • Most users said that this is a great weekend sized bag.
  • Reviewers said that the material and design is good and also easy to grow accustomed to.
  • They said that it is spacious with an excellent space for your shoes, too.
  • Many users said that the whole bag is lined with a rubber-like waterproof liner to keep your things dry.
  • Users also said that this is great for your wet boots, and to keep them separate from your dry clothes.
  • Many reviewers mentioned that the handles are all triple stitched nylon and seem very durable.
  • Buyers said that it seems very durable.
  • Many other buyers said that it has durable straps and the material of this bag ensure years of use.

Reviewers don't like these things

  • One user complained that the bottom tore open very early.
  • Another user complained that the backpack straps are not padded.


Crowdsourced specs across all Burton Backhill models and sizes:

Weight iconWeight2.2-3.5 oz (1-1.6 kg)
Length iconLength15-22 in (38-56 cm)
Width13-28 in (33-71 cm)
Height5-15 in (13-38 cm)

The bag is recommended for these activities:


Feature Summary

Many sources mention these Burton Backhill features:
  • Organizer panel
  • Carry-on size

Some sources also mention these features:
  • Reflective
  • Bluesign approved
  • Water resistant

Actual features depends on the model, so check the features before you buy.


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The Burton Backhill ranks #25 compared with the other Burton bags.

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vs All Bags

The Burton Backhill ranks #1503 compared with all the bags we have checked.

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Bag ID 33828. Images from Amazon Product Advertising API and shop datafeeds.

Last updated on May 12, 2019